1.Customers may pay ______ or use a credit card in major department stores.
2.Writing is a very useful ______ for students. In the future, they can use it at different workplaces.
3.The problem was so difficult that most students could not ______ it.
4.When in danger, most parents will do what they can to ______ their children from harm.
5.The British are the biggest ______ of chocolate; each person, on average, eats nearly 10 kilograms per year.
6.Office workers ______ from back problems because they tend to sit still for long period of time.
7.The victim of the plane crash stayed ______ for two weeks, and then died last night.
8.Due to heavy snow on the runway, all the flights were _______ for nearly eight hours.
9.In the U.S. one should make a(n) _______ before going to see a doctor.
10.If you don’t want to put on more _______, you should eat less and take more exercise.
11.For young women who suffer from eating disorder, body _______ is often their main concern.
12.The first computer was built in 1946; it _______ more than 140 square meters of floor
(A) put on
(B) gave in
(C) took up
(D) made of
13.Learning the basic pronunciation ________ helps students spell English words more easily.
14.It is a long _______ for many birds that live near the Bering Sea to fly from
their feeding grounds to the Kenting National Park.
15.We should ________ the importance of recycling because of the limited resources on Earth.
16.Nowadays, there is a lot of pressure on high school students to _______ very good exam results in order to enter national universities.
17.Taking regular vacations is necessary for those who ________ too much on work.
18.With the population ______ day by day, more and more space is needed for
19.Many Allied airmen ______ in World War II escaped from German prison
20.Crime is growing at a rapid rate, ______ in urban areas.
21.Jane ______ to the waiter that her meal was cold.
22.The famous singer’s wonderful voice made a deep ______ on the audience.
23.May’s room is clean and tidy. In contrast, her brother’s room is a _________.
24.Water is a precious resource; therefore, we must __________ it or we will not have enough of it in the near future.
25.One of the ____________ of watching TV is that you can get a lot of information in a short time.
26.Mark and Lisa put an __________ in the newspaper last Saturday, informing their friends and relatives of their wedding.
27.With a big supermarket in his __________, it is very convenient for him to go grocery shopping.
28.The __________ of Taiwan is over 23 million. That is, there are more than 23 million people living in Taiwan.
29.Joseph is popular at school because of his good __________.